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The Resource Creating humans : ethical questions where reproduction and science collide, Alexander McCall Smith, (sound recording)

Creating humans : ethical questions where reproduction and science collide, Alexander McCall Smith, (sound recording)

Label
Creating humans : ethical questions where reproduction and science collide
Title
Creating humans
Title remainder
ethical questions where reproduction and science collide
Statement of responsibility
Alexander McCall Smith
Title variation
Ethical questions where reproduction and science collide
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses various moral aspects of human reproduction, from methods of conception to methods of ending a pregnancy. Explores the moral, cultural, legal and political influences on reproduction, and discusses the scientific advances in reproductive technology
Accompanying matter
instructional materials
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
TAJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCall Smith, Alexander
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lectures delivered by Professor Alexander McCall Smith, The University of Edinburgh
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical ethics
  • Human reproduction
  • Human reproductive technology
  • Human reproductive technology
Label
Creating humans : ethical questions where reproduction and science collide, Alexander McCall Smith, (sound recording)
Link
http://www.modernscholar.com
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "14 lectures"--Container
  • At head of container title: Recorded Books presents
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 course guide (96 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. An overview of the techniques for creating humans -- Lecture 2. When does life begin? The human embryo -- Lecture 3. What sort of children shall we have? The science of reproduction -- Lecture 4. Cloning: I want them to take after me -- Lecture 5. A boy please: sex selection -- Lecture 6. Abortion? -- Lecture 7. Who's my mother? Who's my father: Surrogacy -- Lecture 8. A sorting vat for babies: screening for abnormalities -- Lecture 9. Superboy and Wondergirl: genetic enhancement -- Lecture 10. Spare-part children -- Lecture 11. The right to reproduce -- Lecture 12. Life-boat ethics: population control -- Lecture 13. Hard choices: ethics in intensive care -- Lecture 14: Science as a father
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 inches
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402585951
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC037
Recording technique
stamping
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54900880
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Creating humans : ethical questions where reproduction and science collide, Alexander McCall Smith, (sound recording)
Link
http://www.modernscholar.com
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "14 lectures"--Container
  • At head of container title: Recorded Books presents
  • Compact discs
Accompanying material
1 course guide (96 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Course guide includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lecture 1. An overview of the techniques for creating humans -- Lecture 2. When does life begin? The human embryo -- Lecture 3. What sort of children shall we have? The science of reproduction -- Lecture 4. Cloning: I want them to take after me -- Lecture 5. A boy please: sex selection -- Lecture 6. Abortion? -- Lecture 7. Who's my mother? Who's my father: Surrogacy -- Lecture 8. A sorting vat for babies: screening for abnormalities -- Lecture 9. Superboy and Wondergirl: genetic enhancement -- Lecture 10. Spare-part children -- Lecture 11. The right to reproduce -- Lecture 12. Life-boat ethics: population control -- Lecture 13. Hard choices: ethics in intensive care -- Lecture 14: Science as a father
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 inches
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402585951
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
UC037
Recording technique
stamping
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54900880
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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